b'Keeping Our Associates SafePerdue Facilities Recognized For Workplace SafetyWorkplace safety is an imperativesafety health processes andRestricted or Transferred (DART), at Perdue Farms that includessystems. Six locationsthree and Lost Work Day Incident Rate an uncompromising companyfood producing plants and three(LWDIR)at levels at least 50% commitment and an ongoing safetyfeed millsearned the Award better than the industry average culture that engages all of ourof Distinction, the Councils for three consecutive years. Each associates. highest honor. facilitys written explanation of its safety programs and processes was As we continue to navigate throughThese awards reflect companyalso considered in the award the uncertainty of the COVID-19goals that put people first and ourselection process.pandemic, our focus remains onassociates dedication to workplace ensuring we are providing safesafety. Were proud of our teamsTwelve other Perdue facilitiesplaces for our associates to workaccomplishments and focus onwere recognized with theand returning our associates homecontinuous improvement. Award of Honor, the Councils safely at the end of each workday. second-highest award. All of these The Award of Distinction criterialocations maintained their OSHA In 2020, 18 Perdue Foods facilitiesrequired these facilities to maintainsafety metrics at least 25% better earned Joint Industry Safetytheir key Occupational Safety andthan the industry for at least three and Health Council recognitionHealth Administration (OSHA)straight years. for consistently implementingsafety metricsTotal Recordable innovative and effective workplaceIncident Rate (TRIR), Days Away, 23 PEOPLE & PARTNERSOur Associates'